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Gender: Female Origin of Genoa: Italian place-name

The name Genoa is a girl's name of Italian origin. Genoa and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

From the experts:

One of the newer geographical site names, it has the advantage of sounding like a real girl's name because of its jen beginning and feminine a ending.

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Famous People Named Genoa

St. Catherine of Genoa (1447-1510)

Pop Culture References for the name Genoa


Lady Escalade Says:


For many years I have loved this name. It will be my first daughter's name when I have her. It's the perfect combination between warm, pretty, intelligent and unique. It rolls off the tounge beautifully.

Chae-Eun Says:


I had a teacher named this--Genoa Jones.